Greening of Consumer Products - July 9, 2008



*Proposed regulation in California would have impact on Prop 65 chemical listing process

*EPA cautions against electronics recycling

*"Kid Safe Chemical Act" proposed to protect against hazardous chemicals used in consumer products

*Study questions whether sunscreens made with parabens are safe

*Groups tell EPA to stop widespread uses of anti-bacterial chemical, triclosan

*Health Canada says eight new chemicals will be deemed to be toxic to human health

*Massachusetts bill would ban the use of bisphenol A in all food and drink packaging

*Retailers share sustainability programs at the Food Marketing Institute's Sustainability Summit

Please see full publication for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Allen Matkins | Attorney Advertising

Written by:


Allen Matkins on:

Readers' Choice 2017
Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.

Already signed up? Log in here

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.